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Soccer deaths shed light on Egypt's political struggles

CAIRO (AP) -- The deaths of 22 soccer fans in Egypt cannot be seen simply as a sports tragedy....

Biggest obstacle facing Woods might be between the ears

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- The BBC called on Thanksgiving weekend in 2009 looking for insight on the shocking, sordid details about the private life of Tiger Woods and how this would affect his pursuit of golf's most meaningful record....

Gasols' game: Brothers Pau, Marc await NBA All-Star history

NEW YORK (AP) -- Marc Gasol can hardly wait for one of the NBA All-Star game's most mundane moments....

NBA All-Star weekend brings basketball's best to Big Apple

NEW YORK (AP) -- Think basketball is bad in New York now? Marv Albert remembers when fans would go to Madison Square Garden and wouldn't even stick around to watch the Knicks....

South Africa: Hewitt pleads not guilty to rape charges

JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- Former Grand Slam doubles champion Bob Hewitt pleaded not guilty to charges of rape and sexual assault of minors on Monday in a court in Johannesburg....

South Korea marks 3-year countdown to Pyeongchang Olympics

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- South Korea is marking the three-year countdown to the start of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang....

South Africa: Hewitt pleads not guilty to rape charges

JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- A former Grand Slam doubles champion on trial for rape and sexual assault of minors has pleaded not guilty in a South African court....

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Singer Joni Mitchell hospitalized in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Joni Mitchell was hospitalized in Los Angeles on Tuesday, according to the Twitter account and website of the folk singer and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, but details on her condition have not been released....

Singer Joni Mitchell hospitalized in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Joni Mitchell was in intensive care in a Los Angeles-area hospital on Tuesday, according to the Twitter account and website of the folk singer and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer....

Who's Who in music streaming: Tidal, Spotify, Pandora & more

NEW YORK (AP) -- Since Apple shook up the music world with iTunes a little more than a decade ago, online music has exploded and become the central way many people enjoy and discover music. Internet services such as Pandora and Spotify have millions of users. Now, several high-profile musicians are behind what's being billed as the first artist-owned music-streaming service....

Review: `Furious 7' drives hard with action, laughs, tribute

Fast-moving fight scenes, outrageous auto antics and a sprinkling of ridiculous one-liners make "Furious 7" a campy, crowd-pleasing escape....

'Ex-Machina,' 'It Follows' breathe life into stale genres

NEW YORK (AP) -- Alex Garland has learned a few things in his years as a science-fiction screenwriter: namely, that money doesn't always help....

'A.D. The Bible Continues' goes beyond the biblical epic

OUARZAZATE, Morocco (AP) -- The people are restive, the priesthood is scheming and a fanatic band of insurgents known as the zealots are plotting assassinations - and now to make matters worse, the body of a condemned cult-leader known as Jesus has disappeared from the tomb, apparently following some ancient prophecy....

Trevor Noah defends self in backlash to old tweets

NEW YORK (AP) -- Trevor Noah, the newly announced host of "The Daily Show," rejected the backlash over his graphic tweets targeting Jews and women as an unfair reflection of him and his comedy....

40 is the new 26 in TV Land's new series 'Younger'

NEW YORK (AP) -- Sutton Foster doesn't turn back time on her new TV series, "Younger," she just lies about her age....

40 is the new 26 in TV Land's new series 'Younger'

NEW YORK (AP) -- Sutton Foster doesn't turn back time on her new TV series, "Younger," she just lies about her age....

Jay Z, Madonna, Minaj among owners of new streaming service

NEW YORK (AP) -- Madonna, Rihanna, Beyonce and Jay Z are among the A-List musicians who are co-owners of Tidal, a streaming service being billed as the first artist-owned platform for music and video....

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